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  1. 'The 50 Year Argument': Sheffield Review

    6:03 pm PDT 06/07/2014
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    Scorsese co-directs this handsome and stimulating documentary celebrating five decades of the New York Review of Books. READ MORE

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  2. Tribeca: 'Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia' Filmmaker on the Late Author's Life and Legacy (Q&A)

    2:12 pm PDT 04/25/2013
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    Australian filmmaker Nicholas Wrathall's thorough documentary on Vidal's life paints an intimate portrait of a man many revere as one of America's last great intellectuals. READ MORE

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  3. Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia: Tribeca Review

    12:52 pm PDT 04/19/2013
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    Nicholas Wrathall's documentary chronicles the celebrated life and career of the late author and political gadfly. READ MORE

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  4. Tribeca: 'Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia' Trailer Hits the Web (Video)

    5:20 pm PDT 03/28/2013
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    The new documentary highlights the public figure’s life and achievements, and features his final on-camera interviews. READ MORE

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  5. 'Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia' Trailer

    10:40 am PDT 03/28/2013
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    Documentary filmmaker Nicholas D. Wrathall's look at iconic American writer Gore Vidal. The movie also features interviews with Tim Robbins, Mikhail Gorbachev, Sting, David Mamet and Dick Cavett. READ MORE

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  6. Why Hollywood Owes a Debt of Gratitude to Gore Vidal (Appreciation)

    5:43 pm PDT 08/09/2012
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    Adapting Tennessee Williams' "Suddenly, Last Summer" for the screen, he slyly defied both the Production Code and the Catholic Church, showing other writers they didn't have to bowdlerize their work. READ MORE

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  7. Gore Vidal Remembered By Nephew Burr Steers

    9:00 am PDT 08/09/2012
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    The "Igby Goes Down" screenwriter and director on the private life of the novelist, screenwriter and provocateur who died July 31 at age 86: "He loved conversation, and he loved people who could really bring it." READ MORE

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  8. Gore Vidal's Hollywood Friends Remember Him

    9:00 am PDT 08/09/2012
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    Susan Sarandon, Peter Bogdanovich and Anjelica Huston share their memories. READ MORE

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  9. Producer and Cast of Gore Vidal's 'The Best Man' Pay Tribute to Late Writer

    3:21 pm PDT 08/01/2012
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    "Speaking his witty and eloquent words every night only reinforces for me what a genius he was," show star and close friend Cybill Shepherd said. READ MORE

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  10. FEINBERG: The Day That I Interviewed -- Er, Was Lectured to by -- Gore Vidal

    11:37 am PDT 08/01/2012
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    Scott Feinberg revisits his 2008 interview with Vidal, during which the celebrated man of letters was grumpy, acerbic and eerily prescient about Barack Obama. READ MORE

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  11. Gore Vidal Dies at 86

    9:14 pm PDT 07/31/2012
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    The novelist, playwright, screenwriter, essayist and political activist ran for Congress and pushed boundaries with such works as "Myra Breckinridge" and "The City and the Pillar." READ MORE

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  12. Gore Vidal's The Best Man: Theater Review

    6:15 pm PDT 04/01/2012
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    John Larroquette, Eric McCormack, James Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury, Candice Bergen and Michael McKean are among the deluxe cast navigating the political arena in this Broadway revival of the 1960 Gore Vidal play. READ MORE

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